Robert Idzakovich

146 Flips | 6 Magazines | 7 Followers | @RobertIdzak2q8r | My goal is to change the world one patient at a time through the students I teach.

Here is A Great App to Explore The Human Body in 4D

June 19, 2015<br>Anatomy 4D is an excellent iPad app for science teachers and students. It provides an interactive 4D experience of the human anatomy …

Education Technology

Hybrid / Blended Courses: Constantly Evolving for Optimal Effectiveness and Access

Blended learning can help overcome the limitations of face-to-face delivery. Blended learning can take many forms, and is easily adapted to specific …

Education Technology

Professors to use gaming methods in classrooms

“I’m really interested to see if students will engage with material beyond what is required for a grade because normally as a student you show up and …

5 Thoughts to Push Learning

I have been trying to reflect on my learning a lot lately and process my thoughts. I use this space not only as a place to share my learning, but to …

Education Technology

Professional Learning Opportunities and the Teachers They Create

Professional learning opportunities should not be treated as if they were a test that we're all cramming for with only minutes left to study. …

The Flipped Classroom FAQ

<i>Back in 2012, I wrote a few posts for the CIRTL Network on teaching with technology. Some of the technologies mentioned have changed since then, but</i> …

Education Technology

Positioning educational technology around the three Rs universities care about: Recruitment, Retention and Reputation

Technological development in higher education has been a slow-moving process. Martin Weller makes the case for a more pragmatic approach that looks …

Higher Education

3 Must Watch TED Talks on The Power of Life Long Learning

June 19, 2015<br>Learning is , as educational philosopher Maxin Green argues, the hope that lights up the other end of the tunnel. Through learning, we …

Learning

Educational Technology: It's All About Workflow!

The ‘perfect’ workflow should provide a seamless pathway between student and teacher that enables feedback and progress to be meaningful, effective …

The Need For Digital Literacy

The following post is cross-posted at edu@scholastic.<p>With 1:1 technology initiatives and BYOD (Bring Your Own Device) programs increasingly being …

If We're Banning Phones, We Won't Connect Our Students To The Future

Recently, a college professor of philosophy at the University of Houston-Clear Lake published a message to his incoming freshmen about what they …

10 Techniques to Ensure That Your Lessons are as Dull as a Dishwater

Seriously, it’s our Job to Inspire Learning? We’ve all heard of or witnessed so many of these tired old approaches to delivering lessons. If you do …

The Post

How Teachers Can Become Fluent in Classroom Technology

During one of our last leadership team meetings this past school year, we reflected on our use of digital portfolios to house student work. We had a …

New over-the-counter drugs based on Chinese medicine to hit UK chemists

Phynova beats big pharma to market with its Western take on Chinese medicine, becoming first company to win EU regulatory approval<p>A small Oxford-based company has become the first European drug maker to bring traditional Chinese medicine to the Western market, launching two EU-certified products …

Turn to turmeric for better health, experts say

Over the centuries, the rootlike stem of the Curcuma longa plant has been used to make yellow dyes and spike food with some tasty zing. But an …

Vitamin D supplementation may affect intestinal barrier dysfunction associated with Crohn's disease

New research published in this month's edition of United European Gastroenterology journal suggests that supplementation with vitamin D may impact on …

Medical Research

Asian diet

Loading...<p>Have you ever noticed that most Asians are slender people? The average Chinaman consumes 25-40 percent more calories than the average …

Eating Dates Produces Powerful Health Benefits, Religion and Science Agree

This website is for information purposes only. By providing the information contained herein we are not diagnosing, treating, curing, mitigating, or …

Naturopathic Medicine

MSU study: Twitter a 'new literary practice' that can improve student learning

<b>LANSING, MI --</b> An individual tweet may only be 140 characters, but Twitter as a whole is an entirely new literary practice that is redefining the way …

Education technology is spreading fast, but there’s no recipe for success

Many people are seeking the “secret sauce” for digital learning.<p>As educators expand the use of education technology, they often face a tricky …